Harmonic powers Indonesia’s PT Link Net
June 3, 2015
Harmonic, a specialist in video delivery infrastructure, has revealde that Indonesian cable TV operator PT Link Net, a subsidiary of First Net, has deployed a comprehensive suite of Harmonic solutions to power its First Media branded pay-TV and VoD platform, as well as a new OTT multiscreen service, called First Media Go. Through a high-density, scalable architecture, Harmonic’s video infrastructure solutions enable Link Net-First Media to deliver more than 90 live TV channels, 30 catch-up TV channels, and a wide array of VoD options to its subscribers on every screen, with video quality at low bit rates.
“Consumers today need flexibility, and we want to provide them with the highest quality ‘TV Anywhere’ experience possible,” said Desmond Poon, CTO at Link Net-First Media. “With broad format support, scalability and bandwidth efficiency, Harmonic’s video infrastructure solutions allow us to deliver high-quality live, VoD and time-shift TV on every screen, including TVs, PCs, smartphones and tablets.”